How long is the waiting period for renal/kidney transplant surgery in India?
For a live donor, there is no waiting period at all for kidney transplant in India. IndiCure ensures that you get the admission and surgery at priority. While you prepare your trip for kidney transplant in India, we make sure that all appointments with the surgeon are fixed, surgery room booked, stay arrangements are done so that the procedure can be started immediately upon your arrival for kidney transplant surgery in India.
How many days do the patient and the donor will have to stay for kidney transplant operation in India?
The patient normally requires about One and a half months in India which includes pre transplant evaluation and preparation, kidney transplant surgery and recovery. The patient would stay at the hospital for two weeks which is a part of the surgical package and another three weeks in India to make sure recovery is optimal.
The donor is discharged from hospital after 4-5 days and allowed to go out his/her home country after another week stay in India. After going back to the home country he/she can lead a very normal life as it was before the liver donation.
How much does the kidney transplant cost in India?
The cost of kidney transplant operation in India is between $15,000 to $17,000 at best kidney transplant hospital in India which includes medical testing and evaluation of the donor and the patient, surgery, hospital stay in a private deluxe room, nursing, medicines, consumables, airport pick transfers and everything at the hospital.
Where would the patient stay after discharge from the hospital? How much would that cost?
Our association with various hotels, guest houses and serviced apartments in India allow us to offer you a variety and range of accommodation options according to your taste and budget. It can cost you between $50-150 per night depending upon your preference and budget.
What are the requirements for travelling for kidney transplant operation in India?
You need a medical visa to enter India, for which you need a passport valid for next six months. IndiCure shall send a letter to the Indian Consulate in your country which shall help you get medical visa on a priority basis.
How to begin to have renal/ kidney transplant in India?
You need to fill in the inquiry form along with your contact details. All medical reports of the patient need to be e-mailed email@example.com. You need to have a live donor who should be a blood relative of the patient. The blood matching tests need to be done to see compatibility.
We shall guide you step by step for kidney transplant operation in India after you send us the inquiry form.
How can the payment be made? To whom?
The payment is to be made to the hospital directly and can be made in cash (major currencies like USD, pounds, euros etc are also accepted), traveler's cheques, credit cards or wire transfer.
How much does IndiCure charge for its services?
We do not charge anything from the patient for kidney transplant surgery in India. Our fees comes from the fees we charge the hospitals for marketing their services abroad.